Arielle Freedberg Psy.D

Dr. Arielle Freedberg is a licensed clinical psychologist

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Dr. Arielle Freedberg is a licensed clinical psychologist in New York and Connecticut. She specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and mindfulness approaches for adults struggling with a range of mood and anxiety difficulties. She is dedicated to helping individuals process and cope with life challenges, including but not limited to: fertility struggles, perinatal mood difficulties, career stress, identity conflict, interpersonal obstacles, and chronic health conditions. She also enjoys working with artists and creatives, and is an LGBT affirmative therapist.

Personal Statement

I am passionate about helping individuals live with ease, meaning and fulfillment, and believe that human connection, compassion, and new learning can have a powerful therapeutic impact. My approach is based in mindfulness, which emphasizes a non-judgemental and values based stance. After collaboratively exploring a client’s values and goals, I work with them to understand how their patterns of thoughts, feelings and behaviors function in the service of their goals. Drawing from CBT, DBT, and ACT, I offer a skills based approach to managing thoughts, feelings or behaviors interfering with their objectives.


I am a licensed clinical psychologist in New York and Connecticut. I received my MA and Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology. I completed my clinical internship at the UCSB Counseling Services, and my postdoctoral fellowship at Sarah Lawrence College Health Services. I have been working since 2009 in private practice specializing in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for adults. I have obtained specialized postgraduate training in fertility counseling, perinatal mental health, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. Over the years I have supervised pre-doctoral, postdoctoral, and medical students in CBT.

My Toolbox

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
Exposure Therapy
Exposure and Response Prevention for OCD
Emotion Regulation